US soldiers in Egypt’s Sinai?? Yes, for 30+ years

MFO's scenic North Camp

MFO’s scenic North Camp

It’s called the Multinational Force and Observers, part of the Israel-Egypt peace treaty of 1979. It’s had little do do all these years. Now, though, about 700 American soldiers and their international partners could be in the crosshairs of ISIS-affiliated militants in the Sinai Desert. It could bring an end to a cushy, if a bit hot, assignment–but as I told host PJ Maloney on KQV Radio in Pittsburgh a few minutes ago–it might not be so easy to pull them out.

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